2010 – 2011

The following concerts were delivered in the 2010 through 2011 season.


September 25, 2010, 7:30pm
Mozart’s Passion
Britten Simple Symphony
Tanyev Andante
Bloomer Deussen Central Coast Concerto, world premiere
Gorecki Concerto for Piano and Strings
Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550
Keith Kirchoff,  pianist
Evergreen Valley High School Chamber Orchestra,  guest performers


November 6, 2010, 7:30pm
Passions in Contrast
Rossini String Sonata No. 1
Beeman Serendipity
F. J. Haydn Symphony No. 94 in G major, Surprise
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35
Pip Clarke,  violinist
Piedmont Hills High School Chamber Orchestra,  guest performers


February 12th, 2011, 7:30pm
Latin Passions – for Valentine’s Day
Moncayo Huapango
Turina La Oración del Torero
Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez
Bloomer Deussen Tico
Ponce Estrellita
Del Aguila Salon Buenos Aires,   west coast premiere
Dan Levitan,  harpist
Monta Vista High School Chamber Orchestra,  guest performers


April 30th, 2011, 7:30pm
Passionate Finale
R. Schumann Overture, Scherzo, and Finale, Op. 52
Ewazen Concerto for Flute and Chamber Orchestra
Beethoven Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92
Karen Kevra,  flutist


June 5, 2011, 3:00pm
Five Wounds Portuguese National Church, San Jose
Music of Portugal
Antonio Fragoso Nocturno
Luis de Freitas Branco Symphony No. 2
Rossini “Una Voce Poco Fa” from Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Strauss “Csárdá” from Die Fledermaus
Puccini “Vissi d’arte” from Tosca
F.Santori and L. Quarantotto “Time to Say Goodbye” or “Con Te Partiró”
Emily Ray, Arr. “Olhos Negros”, Traditional
Elizabeth Mederios Hogue,  soprano